Amazon Japan has released a “Manga Model” of Kindle Paperwhite e-book reader with a higher internal storage capacity of up to 32 GB, priced at Yen 16,280 – approximately $157 or Yen 12,280 -approximately $118 for Amazon Prime members, Yen 2,000 – approximately $19 more than the regular Paperwhite. The Kindle Manga Model is now available for pre-order at Amazon Japan store.
New Kindle Manga Model share similar style and design as normal Kindle Paperwhite available on Amazon US store, but comes with 32GB of native storage space which is more than 8 times higher than the international version of the Paperwhite, and also increase the on page-turning speed up to 33 percent.
With this Amazon Japan aim to give Japanese customers to accommodate many Manga comics on Kindle they have. Amazon says the new Kindle Manga Reader can store all of the Naruto story collection, Asari-chan and Kochikame.
Kindle Manga Specifications
- Dimensions of 169 x 117 x 9.1 mm
- Weight of 205g
- Touch-screen Display with 300ppi, built-in 4 LED light
- File: Kindle (AZW3), TXT, PDF, unprotected MOBI, corresponding to the PRC. HTML, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP corresponding to convert
- Internal memory of 32GB
- Battery life: Up to 7 days
- Charging time: Up to 4 hours
- Connectivity of Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB 2.0